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WASHINGTON — For the third time in recent weeks, the Supreme Court on Monday took action on a voting rights dispute in North Carolina, affirming a decision striking down many General Assembly districts in the state for relying too heavily on race.

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The justices also took action in a separate appeal in the case, North Carolina v. Covington, No. 10-1023. In late November, after the election, the trial court ordered special elections in 2017…

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On Monday, in an unsigned opinion without noted dissents, the Supreme Court said the trial court had acted too hastily and ordered it to reconsider the matter of whether a special election was warranted.

Continue reading:  U.S. Supreme Court Affirms North Carolina Districts Rely Too Much on Race

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